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Missing 11-year-old boy, Tyler Tinsley, from Bartow found safe

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Posted at 7:33 AM, Oct 21, 2016
and last updated 2016-10-21 08:18:55-04
The Bartow Police Department has found a missing 11-year-old boy.
 
Police had been searching for Tyler Tinsley in the area of Mann Road and Lila Street in Bartow. 
 
He didn't return home after leaving Bartow Middle School on Thursday.
 
Officers began to search known areas that the child frequents and known contacts with no results. 
 
Tyler was spotted in the area of Mann Road and Lila Street at around 8:49 p.m., but the witness said he was walking alone and did not appear to be in distress.
 
He was found on Friday morning, but no other information has been released.